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William RAE

William RAE

Male 1808 - 1873  (65 years)

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  • Name William RAE 
    Born 5 Feb 1808  Aberdeen, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    OCCU Blacksmith according to 1860 Census 
    Died 25 Jun 1873  [1
    Buried Evergreen Cemetery, Long Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I292  The Turses
    Last Modified 11 Feb 2015 

    Family Caroline CLARKE,   b. 26 Jul 1817, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1903  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 1837  Brooklyn, Kings, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann RAE,   b. 16 Apr 1837,   d. 26 Sep 1838  (Age 1 years)
     2. William Clarke RAE,   b. 30 Nov 1838,   d. 10 May 1864, Battle at Laurel Hill Spotsylvania, Civil War Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     3. Jean RAE,   b. 4 Sep 1840,   d. 9 Dec 1841  (Age 1 years)
     4. John Turner RAE,   b. 26 Feb 1842,   d. 3 Jun 1864, Battle of Cold Harbor, Civil War Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     5. Esther Elizabeth RAE,   b. 20 Sep 1843, Brooklyn, Kings, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1919, Bayonne, Hudson, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     6. Mary Jean RAE,   b. 3 Mar 1845,   d. 28 Jul 1848  (Age 3 years)
     7. Samuel RAE,   b. 28 Oct 1846,   d. 19 May 1894, Jamaica, Queens, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     8. Caroline (Carrie) Helen RAE,   b. 30 May 1849, Brooklyn, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2016 
    Family ID F197  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Feb 1808 - Aberdeen, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1837 - Brooklyn, Kings, NY Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Based on ships record, William RAE immigrated to the US in 1835:
      Ships Manifest 1835
      Rae, William
      Age: 26 Gender: M
      Port of Departure: London
      Ship Name: Ship Hannibal
      Port of Arrival: New York Date of Arrival: Oct 29, 1835
      Microfilm Serial Number: M237
      Microfilm Roll Number: 28 List Number: 814

      According to the 1860 Census of Kings County, NY he owned $1850 in real
      estate, and $500 personal estate.

      Brooklyn Eagle obit cause of death - heart disease [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S44] Turse Family Bible Transcriptions, Ellsworth J Turse, Sr handwritten notes.

    2. [S81] Brooklyn Eagle.